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I Love That For You

Showtime, April 29, 2022

Apr 29, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

Vanessa Bayer’s seven years of awkward character sketches on Saturday Night Live misfire in the Emmy-nominated actor’s first series, I Love That for You. which has all the qualities of a classic workplace sitcom.

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Ten Percent

Sundance Now/AMC+/BBC America, April 29, 2022

Apr 27, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

Restrained is the one-word summary for the eight-episode first season of Ten Percent, which would love be to Entourage meets Extras. Sadly, it’s not nearly cutthroat enough for the former and not even remotely funny enough to be the latter.

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Our Flag Means Death

HBO Max, March 3, 2022

Apr 26, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

​Time to catch up with Rhys Darby’s and Taika Waititi’s critically acclaimed series that is rooted in romance that is nuanced and proudly queer.

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We Own This City

HBO Max, April 25, 2022

Apr 25, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

Fourteen years after wrapping his groundbreaking series The Wire, David Simon returns to Baltimore with this gritty crime drama centered around the underlying motivation of a shockingly corrupt plainclothes Baltimore police squad, where feds investigate the badged wrongdoers, while local bureaucrats dither about how to respond.

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Barry (Season Three)

HBO, April 24, 2022

Apr 24, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

It would be an understatement to say the new season of Barry starts off with a bang. The best gag from the HBO dramedy’s new episodes involves the titular aspiring actor by day, mob hitman by night fiddling with a cutesy phone app for a deadly bomb. It’s an explosive satire of our relationship to tech in 2022.

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A Very British Scandal

Prime Video, April 22, 2022

Apr 22, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

Scandal is never as delicious as when it is upper-class British. Based on the notorious real-life divorce of the Duke and Duchess of Argyll in 1963, the three-episode A Very British Scandal ticks all the soap-y, and the reality show boxes.

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Better Call Saul (Season Six)

AMC, April 18, 2022

Apr 13, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

The final season of TV’s best current show kicks off with some heat.

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Tokyo Vice

HBO Max, April 7, 2022

Apr 06, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

The grim and grisly new HBO mini-series, Tokyo Vice is loosely based on real-life American expat Jake Adelstein’s memoir about his crime cub reporter adventures in 1990s Tokyo.

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Starstruck (Season Two)

HBO Max, March 24, 2022

Mar 23, 2022 TV Web Exclusive

The reason why romantic comedies never have sequels is because either everything is going well with the couple and there’s nothing to watch. Or, there is conflict and the original love story is ruined. Starstruck’s second season suffers from the latter.

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